The importance of young children's writing in developing literacy is based upon understanding how reading, spelling, knowledge of the alphabet, and speech sounds develop together and support each other in meaning-making among beginning writers. Donna works with the authors of this best-selling book to bring it to life for teachers ready to support successful little writers.
Donna Whyte is a certified teacher in New York State, an education consultant and an author. Her experience includes work in Pre K-12 classrooms and support for struggling readers and writers at all levels. Donna has presented keynotes and workshops at the state, national and international levels. Her positive attitude, high energy, and her many practical ideas make her presentations exciting and valuable to educators. Her work includes development of administrative summits on Student Centered Classrooms and Management. Donna also works with East St. Louis public schools as a reading, classroom management and Daily 5 consultant. She works with 5 elementary buildings and a kindergarten center to assess, diagnosis and address the various needs of the students in this high-needs area.
Donna has published several books including You Can't Teach a Class You Can't Manage and The More Ways you Teach, the More Children you Reach and the second editions of Morning Meeting ~ Afternoon Wrap Up and The Writing Teacher's Coaching Tool. She is also the author of twelve activity CDs to assist teachers in aligning engaging activities for students that allow them to learn at higher levels, while encouraging student's to take responsibility for their behavior and learning. Recently, Donna has created the Reading Aptitude Continuum assessment that allows teachers to quickly diagnosis the needs of struggling readers.
Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM Eastern Time
PGP Points Awarded: 1
WVEC Title III and Title IV Consortium Eligible!
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